27 Feb 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: Just over a month after its launch, Kerala's ambitious women-centric social enterprise project "Sandesh One" has kicked off with thousands of aspiring women entrepreneurs keen to join the programme.
14 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood actress and singer Priyanka Chopra sent out a global message of bringing women empowerment through education at a world leaders' conference held in Boston.
26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Giving priority to women's safety, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday announced the utilisation of resources from the Nirbhaya Fund by Indian Railways, adding that surveillance cameras would be provided in select coaches.
25 Feb 2015
New York: Driven by concerns of initiating a false alarm, young women tend to ignore or dismiss the earliest symptoms of an impending heart attack, such as pain, dizziness and delay in seeking emergency medical care, says new research.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A contingent of over two dozen women, including border guarding 'mahila' troops of BSF, have embarked on a maiden 2,300-km camel safari along India's international border with Pakistan.
26 Feb 2015
New York: Six Indian women CEOs and Managing Directors, including State Bank of India head Arundhati Bhattacharya and ICICI CEO Chanda Kochchar, have been named by Forbes magazine in its 50 'Power Businesswomen' from Asia who are "knocking down" walls in the traditional male bastions.
09 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday emphasised on the need to empower women on economic and political fronts to realise the goal of social development.
17 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Jamia Millia Islamia has got its first all women-run canteen as part of the efforts of a self-help group towards women empowerment.
06 Jan 2015
Bhopal: With an aim to empower women, Madhya Pradesh Government on Tuesday decided to issue ration cards in the name of female head of a family and fixed a time limit for issuance and renewal of this important document. Bhopal: With an aim to empower women, Madhya Pradesh Government on Tuesday decided to issue ration cards in the name of female head of a family and fixed a time limit for issuance and renewal of this important document.
10 Nov 2014
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said women empowerment can take the state forward and a silent revolution was taking place in rural areas through Self Help Groups (SHGs) of which 50 per cent are managed by women.